Do you know your retinol from your retinal? Retinoids are probably the most well studied actives used in cosmetics but not all are created equal. Learn about what retinoids are and the benefits they can offer your skin.
Protecting your skin from UV exposure is one of the most effective ways of preventing damage to your skin. If you currently spend your hard earned cash on skincare products for “anti-ageing”, sunscreen is without doubt the best anti-ageing product available and without it there seems little point in using other anti-ageing products.
Join Matty Taylor & me as we talk through my career history and what led me to start Apothaka®. This is a great podcast which explores how people harness their personality, values and purpose to guide their career and life journeys.
I was invited to join this podcast, hosted by Jen Novakovich of The Eco Well which covers the current challenges for small indie brands and gives a great insight into our experiences in an industry dominated by big players.
Preservatives are VITAL in any water-containing cosmetic products - let's discuss why!
Water is NOT a filler, but an important solvent - an inactive ingredient necessary for a lot of the water-loving ingredients needed for healthy, hydrated skin.
Should active ingredients always be high on an INCI list? The short answer is no, but let me explain why!